INSTRUCTORS

INSTRUCTOR BIO

Nathaniel (Neil) Perry is the author of Nine Acres (American Poetry Review, 2011), which won the 2011 APR/Honickman First Book Prize. His poems and translations have appeared recently in American Poetry Review, Cincinnati Review, Gettysburg Reviews, Bat City Review, and elsewhere. He is the editor of the Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review and lives with his family in rural southside Virginia.

WHAT WRITERHOUSE STUDENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT NEIL

“Depth of knowledge – constantly referencing poets and specific poems for examples of topics discussed.”

“So well informed! Fabulous vocabulary and knowledge of so many poems.”

“He is a great instructor. He responds beautifully to students, brings in a range of ideas based on their comments.”

“He was prepared and had a theme/idea which his materials perfectly illustrated. He drew me into the discussion, all to my benefit.”